Articles By: Angie

Birmingham Area Summer Movies, Free and Discounted

Birmingham Area Summer Movies, Free and Discounted
Birmingham Area Free and Discounted Summer Movies A Summer time favorite is back! Free and discounted movies around Birmingham! It’s a great inexpensive treat the whole family can enjoy and it’s a great way to beat the summer heat! We hope you enjoy this activity as much as we do! The Deal: Amstar...
April 26th, 2016 | featured, Resources, Summer Movies | Read More

Pills or Candy, Can You Tell the Difference?

Pills or Candy, Can You Tell the Difference?
We saw a graphic a while back on a visit to Children’s Hospital. It showed the amazing resemblance there is between pills and some of your child’s favorite candy.  It’s truly amazing how similar some medicines are to the candy that your kids know and crave. Reports document a rising...
April 26th, 2016 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: April 24th – May 1st

Birmingham Events Calendar: April 24th – May 1st
Our Birmingham Barons are back later this week and the weather couldn’t be more perfect for a Ballgame! Make sure to check them out while they’re home! Lots of stroytimes and the first ever FIDO Fest happens this Saturday at the Summit, fun for family and furry friends. The Oak Mountain Spring...
April 24th, 2016 | featured, to do | Read More

Summer Camp Spotlight! Birmingham Zoo

Summer Camp Spotlight! Birmingham Zoo
Enjoy a fun Summer ZooFari Camp at the Birmingham Zoo! Summer ZooFari Camp is available for 4K through 8th grade students. Space is limited, and camps fill up quickly. Please register in advance to guarantee your child a spot. While attending Summer ZooFari Camp, campers will experience: Live animal...
April 22nd, 2016 | featured, Resources, Summer Camps | Read More

Tis’ The Season.. For Local Farmer’s Markets!

Tis’ The Season.. For Local Farmer’s Markets!
We all love some fresh fruits and veggies, and Birmingham Area Farmer’s markets are heating up. If you’re looking for a market to enjoy this season, look no further! We’ve got a list of some of the most popular market in town.. Don’t forget, if you’re looking for a place to pick...
April 19th, 2016 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: April 17th – April 24th

Birmingham Events Calendar: April 17th – April 24th
So much fun to choose from this week when it comes to finding something to do around Birmingham! Lots of storytime options at your local libraries throughout the week and this coming weekend is jam packed full of family events! If you like Gumbo or Crawfish you’re set.. Kids love trucks? Check...
April 17th, 2016 | featured, to do | Read More

Save Green by Going Green

Save Green by Going Green
In the spirit of Earth Month we thought we would throw out some ideas on how you could actually save some green by going green! We all love an incentive to save money! 1. Host a toy swap!  This is a great way to illustrate to children how to reuse something.  Let the kids choose some toys they aren’t...
April 14th, 2016 | featured, to live | Read More

Summer Camp Spotlight! St. Stephen’s Preschool

Summer Camp Spotlight! St. Stephen’s Preschool
Registration is now open for Summer Camp at St. Stephen’s Preschool! Summer Camp is for those entering the 1st– 3rd grade in the fall.  The camp will be offered the same weeks as the Preschool Summer Program during the same hours – 9 am -1 p.m.  It is required, however, that you sign up for...
April 13th, 2016 | featured, Resources, Summer Camps | Read More

Spring is here, so pick some fruit! Alabama U-Pick Farms and Orchards

Spring is here, so pick some fruit! Alabama U-Pick Farms and Orchards
Alabama U-Pick Farms aren’t as far from Birmingham as you might think! Birmingham is known for it’s crazy weather patterns, but I think it’s safe to finally say that winter has faded and cabin fever can officially be kicked! It’s time to taste the lemonade and smell the freshly...
April 11th, 2016 | featured, to do | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: April 10th – April 17th

Birmingham Events Calendar: April 10th – April 17th
Take me out to the ball game! The Barons Season is in full swing and there will be a special celebration this Saturday to help kick it off! Lots of storytimes, Member Monday at the McWane Science Center, Farm Day at the Birmingham Zoo and don’t forget to get your tickets to see Thomas at the Heart...
April 10th, 2016 | featured, to do | Read More